In 1998, she founded Genius Wissenschafts- und Kommunikations GmbH as the managing partner. In 2011, she was appointed professor at the Quadriga University of Applied Sciences Berlin. She worked and researched there in the Politics and Public Affairs Department on topics such as participation and risk communication. Since May 2014, the entrepreneur has been president of the Darmstadt CCI and so is the first woman to head a chamber of commerce and industry in Hesse. She previously served on the Darmstadt CCI’s Location Marketing Committee for many years as vice president.